Brandy Lee Leard Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship was established in 2009 by Mr. Charles Leard in memory of his daughter who died in 1983 from a heart defect at only 2 1/2 years of age.
•      Graduating high school seniors from the Amarillo or Canyon Independent School Districts or GED certificate holders residing in Potter or Randall Counties
•      Must be expecting a baby or are actively involved in parenting a child and have a desire to obtain a postsecondary education
•      Recipient may attend any accredited trade/vocational school, community college, or college/university
•      Recipient may major in the field of his/her choice
•      Recipient must maintain full-time student status (12 credit hours/semester) and must maintain a 2.5 GPA
AAF General Scholarship Application
Award Selection
•      Local Selection Committee
•      Preference will given to students whose total household income is less than 80% of the median family income in the Amarillo Metropolitan Statistical Area for the year

Scholarship Amount
•      Varies